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Karnataka rains: Three killed in Belagavi, Bidar; over 2,000 people relocated in Udupi

September 21, 2020 10:24 am

At least eight people were injured as over 1,100 houses were damaged in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada districts. Low-lying areas in 77 villages of the Udupi district witnessed floods as well.

Bidar school play: SC rejects plea seeking guidelines to stop misuse of sedition law

March 06, 2020 12:11 pm

This comes a day after a district and sessions court granted anticipatory bail to five management representatives of Shaheen Primary School in Bidar where the alleged seditious play was staged by children on January 21.

Explained: How to treat a child witness

February 18, 2020 8:25 am

In the Bidar school sedition case, spotlight has fallen on reports that police questioned children . What are the international conventions for questioning children? What do Indian laws say on this, and on child witnesses?

Bidar school sedition case: 9-year-old reunites with mother after fortnight

February 16, 2020 7:28 am

A single parent, Najmunissa was put in jail on sedition charges after her daughter — a Class V student - spoke against the CAA in a school play.

Karnataka HC seeks report on Bidar cops questioning kids

February 16, 2020 4:09 am

A petition has sought compensation for the children, who were randomly selected and questioned by the police, and sought HC’s directives to police on rules of conducting investigations in cases involving children.

Bidar sedition case: Siddaramaiah detained during Congress march to CM Yediyurappa's house

February 15, 2020 1:50 pm

Karnataka Congress leaders Dinesh Gundu Rao, Rizwan Arshad and K Suresh were also detained by the cops.